• Short Summary

    Britain's Prime Minister Harold MacMillan arrives to Australia.

  • Description

    Sydney, Australia.

    Title reads 'Historic Visit - British Prime Minister Arrives'.

    Various shots of Britain's Prime Minister Harold MacMillan and wife arriving in Australia, being greeted by Britain's High Commissioner Lord Carrington with wife Lady Carrington, Senator Spooner and Howard Beale, Minister for Supply and Defence Production. LS. Mr MacMillan and party walking across airfield. CU. Mr MacMillan speaking, his wife standing at his side - natural sound. He is saying that he is glad to be in Australia, that he has embarked on the Commonwealth tour to seen and to learn, to discuss the problems of the world etc. He is sorry for the drought in Australia and brings a message of good will and affection from Britain.

    (F.G.)

    Date found in the old record - 27/01/1958.

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  • Data

    Film ID:
    2588.02
    Media URN:
    69627
    Group:
    Unissued unused
    Archive:
    British Pathé
    Issue Date:
    Sound:
    Sound
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration:
    00:01:33:00
    Time in/Out:
    01:01:39:00 / 01:03:12:00
    Canister:
    UN 3045 D

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